Leo Messi and Di Maria were very influential in Argentina’s World Cup qualifier win over Venezuela.
Argentina has already qualified for Qatar 2022 but,this fixture was very important as it was Argentina’s last on home soil before the World Cup.
La Albiceleste were very good in the game and were able to score 3 goals.
Nico Gonzalez, Di Maria and Leo Messi were all on score sheet.
The scoreline could have been 5 or 6-0 if Argentina had not missed the chances.
Correa and Nico missed some chances in the first half.
But,it didn’t matter as Argentina were creating plethora of chances.
Messi dropped a bombshell of a performance as he was at the centre of nearly every move.
He also got his goal at the later stages of the game.
After the match,both Di Maria and Messi thanked the Argentinian fans
Di Maria said : I’m just going to say thank you for the enormous love received. I always dreamed of everything I experienced on this beautiful night.
‘It was probably my last match in this shirt in Argentina . And to be able to say that it was a wonderful night is an understatement.
‘Thank you, thank you and a thousand times thank you.
Now if to congratulate the whole team for the incredible match that was played. A perfect match of all.
‘To continue growing and dreaming together. Let’s go Argentina!!!’
Leo Messi the Captain of the team also had some things to say. He quoted :
He also talked about reconsidering things after the world Cup as he believes a lot can change then.
Moreover,Argentina wasn’t a great side at the start of qualifiers.
But,now Scaloni’s side is nearly a complete product which can use a polish between attacking linkup.
The team would be motivated and excited for the Qatar World Cup.
Messi and Di Maria.